A mysteriously hidden camera at the Lekki Toll Gate Lagos,was detected and retrieved by Babatunde Fashola, the Minister for Works and Housing, on Sunday.
The minister led a Federal Government delegation to commiserate with Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State over the loss of lives and destruction of properties in the violence that rocked the state last week.
Fashola who discovered the camera during an on the spot assessment at the scene of Tuesday night’s shooting of peaceful protesters by men of the Nigerian army, subsequently, handed the device over to the Lagos State Governor for forensic analysis and further investigation.
The works and housing minister said the camera must have been planted by some subversive elements priory to the reported shootings for ulterior motives.
Fashola, who picked up the camera with a handkerchief to protect fingerprints evidence, handed it over to Sanwo-Olu, saying, “I think this will help with the ongoing investigations into the shootings at the Lekki Toll Gate.